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Old 09-14-2012, 02:09 PM   #21481
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Anyone going to New Orleans for the AMA race October 5,6,7? I will be riding that way either Saturday afternoon or Sunday morning. Bring some cash to ride the go karts, they're a freakin blast! See: http://youtu.be/mwVWf8v_FfA?hd=1
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Old 09-14-2012, 02:51 PM   #21482
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Likewise, all are welcome to stage at my motorhome at Cheaha for a dirt ride that weekend too.
Cheaha you say?

Oct 26/27th we'll be doin this at Cheaha! :
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1Li-48dLHhw
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Old 09-14-2012, 04:58 PM   #21483
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Awesome vid, that looks like a lot of fun!
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Old 09-14-2012, 07:40 PM   #21484
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Cheaha you say?

Oct 26/27th we'll be doin this at Cheaha! :
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1Li-48dLHhw
I remember that hill
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Old 09-15-2012, 07:34 AM   #21485
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Any word on the Big Dawg race?

It usually runs about this time of year.

Oh,,,,,,,,and this:

The dualsport start last year @ 3 minutes.
The "Get the Fxxx OUTA the WAY" piece at 11 minutes.



Thank ya, thank ya, thank, ya!!
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Old 09-15-2012, 05:14 PM   #21486
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Big Dawg

Knowing those guys they will plan it on Nov 2,3,4 which is the Trot and also I understand the weekend of the Gobbler Getter Enduro at Perrry Mountain..
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Old 09-15-2012, 06:15 PM   #21487
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MadHouse, what class you riding at the Barbers C.C.? You better trim them bars if it's like every year before.
It's usually pretty fun except when it has been dry, then it gets dusty. They do have some slight elevation changes and small hills, but it's usually well laid out. It is the only Barber off-road venue that allows post-vintage bikes.
You said something about it being just a ride and an experience, which it is, but some of those old guys haul azz and pour the coals to those old scoots and ride like they did in their prime of their youth.
They don't care who's in their way - they are after points!
I raced it for several years and it's a event and not to be missed!
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Old 09-15-2012, 07:12 PM   #21488
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Thanks!
Emailed the AHRMA lady and she said I could choose the PV 200 or the over 50 PV (I think) being I'm 59.
Gotta 1979 XR 185 and I can make it haul ass for a few minutes.
A LOT quicker than the DRZ 400 I have in the technical/tight stuff.
Plan on being in tune to fast riders approaching and will get out of their way quick-quick.

Looking forward to meeting you soon.
Again, appreciate that info.

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MadHouse, what class you riding at the Barbers C.C.? You better trim them bars if it's like every year before.
It's usually pretty fun except when it has been dry, then it gets dusty. They do have some slight elevation changes and small hills, but it's usually well laid out. It is the only Barber off-road venue that allows post-vintage bikes.
You said something about it being just a ride and an experience, which it is, but some of those old guys haul azz and pour the coals to those old scoots and ride like they did in their prime of their youth.
They don't care who's in their way - they are after points!
I raced it for several years and it's a event and not to be missed!
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Old 09-16-2012, 04:35 AM   #21489
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I am gonna try and make it to Milton and join you all for breakfast...

Drop of post of you know where you are headed and I will try and catch up....
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Old 09-16-2012, 03:16 PM   #21490
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I caught up with the BMW guys in Milton and rode some with them. We went to BZs property to meet Gimmie and RR and do some "instruction"...

I followed until they turned on to dirt and then Barney and I finished up with Norman Riley Road and back home early for a change.

Here are some pics... Im sure there will be more posts...



Sallad was riding with us.... good to see him again, and meet some new folks, (on pretty red 600GSs)



Practice Riding....
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Old 09-16-2012, 04:11 PM   #21491
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We had a good day.

Stayed on dirt practically the whole time.

BZ scared up a flock of young turkeys on one of the dirt roads that looked to be the same age as my pet turkey "Lurch"
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Old 09-16-2012, 04:50 PM   #21492
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We had a good day.

Stayed on dirt practically the whole time.

BZ scared up a flock of young turkeys on one of the dirt roads that looked to be the same age as my pet turkey "Lurch"
gotta double click the picture:
You know Tony, in Kobe, Japan the farmers massage the cows too. That's why the beef is so tender!

Are you planning on eating your pet?
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Old 09-16-2012, 05:09 PM   #21493
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You know Tony, in Kobe, Japan the farmers massage the cows too. That's why the beef is so tender!

Are you planning on eating your pet?
I have found its a good idea to massage the cook!

Just sayin....



So was I right about the look in BZs eye ... I didnt think it was be a easy gravel road kinda ride...
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Old 09-16-2012, 06:23 PM   #21494
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I have found its a good idea to massage the cook!

Just sayin....



So was I right about the look in BZs eye ... I didnt think it was be a easy gravel road kinda ride...
If it got any easier we would have been on pavement .
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Old 09-16-2012, 07:34 PM   #21495
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If it got any easier we would have been on pavement .
Im just pickin at ya.... Good to see you again and I enjoyed the ride.

Im sure the BMW gang hand a good time. It was a pretty day... and may more to come.
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